Karnali Province

Karnali does not have a food shortage—it has a rice shortage, locals say

Decades of rice supplies by the government and the World Food Programme have led locals to adopt rice as a staple food, even though it was never an indigenous grain.Karnali does not have a food shortage—it has a rice shortage, locals say
People flock to the Nepal Food Corporation depot in Manma for rice shipped by helicopters during the Maoist insurgency. Now there are few takers of the corporation’s rice. Post File Photo: Tularam Pandey
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Tularam Pandey
Published at : November 27, 2019
Updated at : November 27, 2019 07:09
Kalikot

Tularam Pandey

Tularam Pandey is the Kalikot correspondent for Kantipur Publications.


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